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Music Resources

ARROZ CON LECHE RESOURCES

 

 

We can come perform at your school.

We especially like to go directly to the bilingual, two-way, and dual immersion classrooms

where the students can sing with me in Spanish.

We also like to do evening parent/child concerts.

We're available to provide workshops for staff and parents.

Stanley A. Lucero and Yolanda M. Lucero

Bibliography of Children's Music Books in Spanish

Here are some music books containing children's songs and games in Spanish.  

Look for them in your local libraries.

My CD collection

Cantares y decires

This book contains the lyrics of songs and games as sung in Spain.

 

Sheet Music with chord names and note names

De colores

Pajarito canta tu [note names only: chords are E and B7]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Songs with lyrics and chords
A Juan no le dan tortillas de maíz
De colores
El carro Ford
 
 

 

 

Background Information about the songs

Under a grant from the California Arts Council with Arte Americas, I researched books and recordings of children's music in Spanish to try to determine the country of origin for each song. My conclusion was that most of the songs were probably brought to the American continents by the conquistadores and taught to their children. The songs have slight variations of melody and lyrics but remain the same song. They are literally our musical cultural heritage imported to the Americas. For more details about my sources of information, go to the bibliography. If you find additional sources, please send them to me so that I can add them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LISTEN TO SOME OF MY FAVORITE GUITARISTS ON YOUTUBE. 

Search for these outstanding guitarists and ukulele players:

 

 

Andres Segovia Anthony Arizaga Christopher Parkening
Edgar Cruz Jose Feliciano Ruben Romero
Soy Martino Tommy Emmanuel Manitas de Plata
Sungha Jung Jake Shimabukuro James Hill
Ryan Imamura    

 

 

 

Page updated April 15, 2015